One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
An excessively alkaline condition of the body fluids or tissues, which may cause weakness or cramp.
- ‘These data suggest that hypocapnic but not metabolic alkalosis impairs alveolar fluid reabsorption.’
- ‘There may also be concomitant acidosis or alkalosis.’
- ‘Serious complications include systemic hypokalemic alkalosis, leading to cardiac arrhythmias, renal damage, and seizures.’
- ‘Hypochloremic, hypokalemic, or metabolic alkalosis might be present in patients who purge.’
- ‘When this occurs, it may result in a state of alkalosis which can cause conditions from weakness and fatigue to headaches and anxiety.’
Top tips for CV writingRead more
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.